COVID-19: What You Should Know

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American Pilgrims is echoing official advice from numerous sources to postpone all international travel. We will continue to pass along news from the official and authoritative sources listed below. As of August 9th, Spain, Portugal and France are all under US State Department level 4 travel advisories (“Do not travel” due to COVID concerns). Click…

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Online: Anchorage Chapter, Camino 101 with COVID Updates

Join the Anchorage Chapter for a Camino 101 presentation with up-to-date information on travel restrictions and COVID-related changes to expect on your next Camino adventure. Please email the Chapter through the REGISTER button for the event link.

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Lithia, FL: Tampa Bay Chapter, Alafia River Corridor Nature Preserve North Hike

Join Tampa Bay American Pilgrims for a NEW 4.5 miles nature hike. Start time 8:30am Summer is here, hydrate well the day before and bring plenty of water and a sun hat. PARKING will be announced before the event. Chapter Coordinator: Sandra Ceballos 727-424-5443 PARK CONTACT (813) 672-7876 ENTRANCE FEE: Free Lunch: After the hike…

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Sarasota, FL: Tampa Bay Chapter, Celery Fields Hike

Let’s hike the Celery Fields in Sarasota! We will meet in the parking lot of the Celery Fields. Please look for the Tampa Bay Blue Camino Flag as you come in. That will be our gathering site. There is plenty of free parking. This hike will be an unusual hike for us. Instead of a…

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Houston TX: Texas Gulf Coast Chapter, Happy Hour

Come join us for a Happy Hour on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 at 5:00 pm. The weather has cooled so we will gather on the Black Walnut patio. Taking care during this COVID season we ask if you have not been vaccinated to wear a face mask. Two of our chapter members are leaving soon…

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Online: Charlotte Chapter, “Live From the Camino” #4

“Live from the Camino” #4 will feature two of the Charlotte Chapter’s most experienced pilgrims/hikers, Carolyn Hoopes, and Vince Pratt. Both are walking the Camino francés, Carolyn will have been on the Camino about three weeks and Vince about two weeks. We will ask our traditional questions about preparation, equipment and logistics as well as…

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Tiburon, CA: Northern California Chapter, Angel Island Hike

Join us for beautiful vistas of the San Francisco Bay Area as we hike the five-mile loop trail around historic Angel Island. This is a moderate hike with just 400 feet of elevation gain and brings us to the former Immigration Station, the so-called “Ellis Island of the West,” and various Army installations that were…

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Berkeley, CA: Northern California Chapter, Claremont Canyon Hike

We are pleased to invite you to a hike in the Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve in Berkeley. This is a rigorous/hard hike (approx. 6.5 miles) with several steep, uneven and narrow trails in the first half of the hike. On the return, most of it will be along a fairly smooth and mostly flattish trail…

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Online: Charlotte Chapter, Live from the Camino # 3

Live from the Camino #3 will feature a Zoom meeting with Charlotte pilgrim Ranjit Raju. Ranjit departed from Charlotte on August 1, and planned to begin walking from SJPP on August 3. We will catch up with him on August 16, after the completion of his 14th day. We are very interested in what COVID…

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